A loan of $600 helped to buy 600 kg of corn and to continue selling tortillas.


Yenny Marleni's story

Yenny is a 20-year-old young adult who is in her 2nd year of college. She currently is single but has an 11-month-old baby. She and her daughter live in her mother's house.

For the last year Yenny has been working in a dining hall, and she also has worked selling tortillas for the last 8 years. She works from 5:30 AM to 3:30 PM Monday through Friday.

She is requesting a loan to buy 600 kg of corn and to continue selling tortillas. She dreams of finishing her studies and acquiring a good job to support her family.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Julie Eisenberg



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